Cynthia Nixon, democratic primary challenger to Governor Andrew Cuomo in September primary talking with George Capsis before interview by Arthur Schwartz for cover story in West View News .
Cynthia Nixon is an actress, activist, and politician. She is best known in entertainment for her portrayal of Miranda Hobbes in the HBO series Sex and the City, Nixon won the 2004 Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series. She reprised the role in the films Sex and the City (2008) and Sex and the City 2 (2010). Other film credits include Amadeus (1984), James White (2015), and playing Emily Dickinson in A Quiet Passion (2016).
Nixon is also a prominent advocate for LGBT rights in the United States, particularly the right of same-sex marriage. She met her future wife at a 2002 gay rights rally, and announced her engagement at a rally for New York marriage equality in 2009. In 2013, Nixon was honored with the Artist for Equality award by Yale University, and in 2018 Nixon was honored with the Visibility Award by the Human Rights Campaign.
George Capsis 90 year old is the publisher of West View News